Here's What Happens When You Resell Your Clothes

I'll admit that I've never thought much about what happens to the castoffs I successfully convince resale stores to take off my hands a few times a year. I've always been captivated by the in-store vetting process, since I love/hate watching bratty teenage salespeople comb through my ill-thought-out sample sale… » 6/18/12 6:00pm 6/18/12 6:00pm

Recession Bliss: Is Your Big Day Worth Picking Up Trash For?

Gemma Scott wanted a big wedding so much that when her fiance, Dan, a plumber and fireman, told her he couldn't afford the event she envisioned, she broke up with him. Eventually Dan won her back after the couple worked out a plan » 10/13/08 5:00pm 10/13/08 5:00pm: bartering. It was decided that in their spare time, the two would work doing building…